Sydney Water Act 1994 No 88
Current version for 1 January 2014 to date (accessed 18 December 2014 at 22:30)

48   Illegal diversion of water

A person must not:
(a)  wrongfully take, use or divert any water that is available for supply by the Corporation or that is in any pipe or work used for supply by the Corporation, or
(b)  wrongfully alter the index of a meter or prevent a meter from duly registering the quantity of water supplied by the Corporation.

Maximum penalty: 200 penalty units (or 400 penalty units in the case of a corporation).

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